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New Impact Assessment Report Highlights How Private Sector-led Development Models Can ‘Pave the Way’ for Greater Development in Nigeria’s Niger Delta//

Categories: About IGD , Press Releases

WASHINGTON D.C., July 7, 2016 – A newly-released impact assessment report by the Initiative for Global Development showed that Chevron-supported nongovernmental organizations have “moved the needle” in laying the groundwork for greater development in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria and highlighted how a market-based approach to development can help… Read More


Celebrating the African Businesses Narrative: Experiences from the Continent//

Categories: About IGD , Featured , IGD Frontier 100 Forum , Member News

Given the ever-increasing influence of African born- and bred- businesses in driving economic growth and prosperity in Africa, the IGD Fall 2015 Frontier 100 Forum will focus on how to strengthen Africa’s private sector to spur innovation, job creation, and global competiveness on the continent. This blog series focus on the challenges and… Read More


IGD Fall Frontier 100 Forum: African Business in the World-Class Space//

Categories: About IGD , Events , Featured , IGD Frontier 100 Forum , Invest in Africa

Every year, IGD convenes top African and global CEOs and senior executives for the Frontier 100 Forum. The Forum provides a platform for participants to discuss business and investment in Africa, particularly focusing on how the power of business can be harnessed to promote inclusive growth. This fall, the Forum… Read More

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